Glossary

The glossary below contains many of the terms you will find in common use throughout the Symantec Security Response website. Please refer to this list to find definitions of terms and answers to other Internet security-related questions.

media label

A label used to identify media. Backup Exec can assign the label automatically or you can specify a label prefix and number to be assigned for a type of media. If the media was first used in a library with a bar code reader, the media label will already have a bar code label.

In Backup Exec, the label used to identify media. It can be assigned automatically by Backup Exec or an administrator can specify a label prefix and number to be assigned for a type of media. If the media was first used in a library with a bar code reader, the media label will consist of a pre-assigned bar code label.